Archbold, OH

Officer Assists Alzheimer’s Patient

An Archbold police officer on patrol spotted and assisted a person with Alzheimer’s disease, Wednesday, Aug. 28.

The police report on the incident stated he was patrolling in Colony Meadows about 3:26 pm and saw the person, known to him to be an Alzheimer’s patient, picking up rubble.

The person said they were “cleaning up a mess.”

The report states the offi- cer took the person to his/her residence and given water. The person refused medical treatment.

A family member was notified, the officer said.

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